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  • * The History of Parliament *

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    HURSTON, Richard, of Devon.

    Richard’s surname was derived from a hamlet by the river Boy on Dartmoor. In February 1407 he and his wife granted a lease of a messuage and farmland in ‘Bovyngton’ for 34s.4d. annual rent, making sure that the interests of

    STAUNTON, Thomas (d.1436), of Radbourne, Derbys. and Sutton Bonington, Notts.

    Notts. Constituency Dates Nottinghamshire 1411 Ofifces Held Master forester of Dartmoor, Devon bef. Mar. 1413-30 July 1433. Ofifces Held Comptroller of the Pipe 1 May 1413-d. Ofifces Held Constable of the duchy of Lancaster lordship of Melbourne, Derbys. 8 Apr.

    DRAKE, Sir Francis Henry, 5th Bt. (1723-94), of Buckland and Nutwell Court, Devon.

    Dates Bere Alston 1747 29 Jan. 1771 Bere Alston 1774 1780 Ofifces Held Ranger, Dartmoor forest 1752-d.; clerk comptroller, Board of Green Cloth 1753-70; master of the Household 1771-d. Biography Succeeding as a minor, Drake was returned for Bere Alston

    WONSTON (WOLSTON), Alfred, of Newton Abbot, Devon.

    Held Bailiff of the stannary of Chagford, Devon Mich. 1405-11. Ofifces Held Forester of the western parts of Dartmoor Mich. 1414-24. Biography The very few facts known about Wonston’s life do not go very far to explain his election to

    GOLDE, Richard, of Devon.

    Golde who in 1358 acquired from the duchy of Cornwall a lease of lands between 'Walla Brook' and 'Renewyth' on Dartmoor, for which he was still paying rent in 1380.[footnote] In July 1383 Golde took out royal letters of protection

  • * House of Commons Parliamentary Papers * *

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    1 April 1772, 1 April 1772

    Reedy Gate, in the Parifh of Dunsford, " in the County of Devon, to Cherrybrook in the Foreft " of Dartmoor e, in the faid County." Ordered, That the faid Bill be committed to the Confideration of the Lords Committees Subscribers-only content

    20 February 1812, 20 February 1812

    An Act for Roborough " repairing the Road from Roborough Down to the Ta- D°wn Road " vijiock Road, near Dartmoor Prifon of War, and to " Two Bridges, in the County of Devon." Ordered, That the faid Bill be Subscribers-only content

    24 February 1812, 24 February 1812

    " An D°wn Road " Aft for repairing the Road from Roborough Down to m> " the Taviflock Road, near Dartmoor Prifon of War, " and to Two Bridges, in the County of Devon" was committed. The Lord Walfingham alfo Subscribers-only content

    25 February 1812, 25 February 1812

    lecla efl Billa, intituled, " An Act for repairing the Road from Roborough Down to the Ta- vifiock Road, near Dartmoor Prifon of War, and to Two Bridges, in the County of Devon." The Queftion was put, " Whether this Subscribers-only content

    28 February 1812, 28 February 1812

    the County of Norfolk."' " An Aft for repairing the Road from Roborough " Down to the Tavtflock Road, near Dartmoor Priion " of War, and to Two Bridges in the County of <£ Devon." "An Aft for enclofing Siddal Subscribers-only content

  • * British Newspapers 1600-1900 * *

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    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    12s. Rhoddodd y Swyddfa Gartrefol ganiatad i Dr. Kenealy gael treulio dwy awr yn nghwmni y carchar- or Orton, yn Dartmoor, yr wythnos hon. Gwrthod- wyd estyn yr un caniatad i Mr. Onslow a phlentyn y carcharor. Ychydig ddyddiau yn Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    yn y wlad. Ychydig ddyddiau yn ol, talodd Mr. Guildford Onslow a rhai o'i brif gyfeilliori ymweliad Ag ef yn Dartmoor, ond ba raid i " Syr Roger" ymostwng i'r un driniaeth a charcharorion eraill y waith hon. Ni chai Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    adeg bres- enol, gan ei fod yn myned i deithio ar y Cyfendir am ychydig amser. Mae amryw o garcharorion Dartmoor wedi diane yn ddiweddar, ond y maent wedi en cymeryd eilwaith i'r ddalfa, a rhoddir cosb drom arnynt. ( Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    o ddal y sawl a gydawuseaut y weitbred. i GWaTIIRYFBL YN DART:SOOe-Garneed ymiosod- a iad ar ansryw swyddogion yen tb~arheta Dartmoor yr y wytbnea ddiweddaf gae garcharorion oedd wredl en J. rhoddl yn y carchar ye yaitad y gwrthryfol diwredder, Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    sef " Coiniogau Pedr " a gaaglwyd yn ei esgobaeth. Cynhaliwyd trangholiad yn Dartmoor ddydd Iau ar gorff Thomas Bevan, yi hlwn a saethwyd gan warders carchar Dartmoor pan yr oedd yun gwneyd 981 i ddianc ar ol ymosod ar Subscribers-only content

  • * British History Online * *

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    Charles I - volume 524, June 1626, 01 June 1626-30 June 1626

    p . ] June 9. Grant to Sir Thomas Reynell, of all the issues and profits of the Forest of Dartmoor and other things in co. Devon, for 31 years. [ Docquet, see 29 th March 1626. ] June 9. Subscribers-only content

    Queen Elizabeth - Volume 18, July 1561, 01 July 1561-31 July 1561

    14. 16. Grant of pardon to John Pellowe of Modbury, convicted of felony for stealing cattle from various parties at Dartmoor, in the parish of Lydforde, Devon. July 15. 17 Winchester to Cecill. Has spoken with Sir Thomas Gresham as Subscribers-only content

    Index of Subjects, U, Z

    as. See Wine (Frauds). supplying to the King. See Chaigneau, Mons.; and see Holland. Woods and Forests. See Alice Holt; Dartmoor; Dean; Gillingham; Holt; New (Richmond); Salcey; Waltham; Whittlewood; Windsor; Woolmer. felling timber in, 161. improvement in Gillingham Forest, 311.

    Warrant Books, August 1708, 16-20, 16 August 1708-20 August 1708

    Steward of the Stannary Court (20 l. per an ) & Rider & Master of the Forest & Chase of Dartmoor for life (40 marks per an ) and also an additional salary of 1000 l. per an payable half

    Index, D, 01 January 1572-31 December 1582

    407. Darnley , Lord, murder of; 46. Dartford : buildings at; 194. furnaces at; 176. Dartington ; 74, 113, 161. Dartmoor ; 184. Dartmouth ; 218. mayor of, letter of; 232. port of; 232. Dauphin ; 98, 177, 394, 396,

  • * Victoria County History *

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    Early Agriculture

    was under cultivation, with extensive farming of areas little used today , such as the Nort h York Moors and Dartmoor . 96 Numerous round barrows on the uplands of south and west Shropshire , such as the Long Mynd

    The Physical Environment

    SW.-NE. ridges, the Stiperstones are formed of tilted Arenig quartzite eroded into the sort of jagged hill-top crowns seen on Dartmoor . The Stiperstones slopes are strewn with great quartzite boulders resulting from Ice Age action. The local volcanoes responsible

    Index A-J

    Dana , Revd. Edm., Darby , Abraham (III) (d. 1789), Darlington , earl of, see Vane Darliston (in Prees ), Dartmoor ( Devon ), d'Aubigny fam. , see Aubigny D'Avenant , Corbet, see Corbet Davenport fam. , Davies : Geo.,

    Romano-British Somerset Index Fig. 99. Brooch from Wolvershill, 1/1;. Fig. 100. Brooch from Irchester . Fig. 101. Roman Finds at Clevedon . Fig. 102. Winsford ( Exmoor ).

    parishes [ Somerset Co . Gazette , 9 Sept. 1882 , cited by J. Ll. W. Page , Exploration of Dartmoor , p. 215 ] . Wadeford . -See Combe St. Nicholas (villa: p. 333). Warley . -See Bathford .

  • * Queen Victoria's Journals *

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    Tuesday 20th July 1852

    deck, & at a little before 9, Albert left me to go to Dartmouth , land there, & go to Dartmoor , joining us again at Plymouth. - Torquay is really charming. - The day close & dull. - Before

 

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